Deedra Pitts was arraigned Wednesday in 36th District Court, charged with fourth-degree child abuse.
A Westland man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the beating death of his 3-month-old son.
A 21-year-old Lansing woman convicted of murder in the beating death of her 2-year-old son has been sentenced to 25 to 50 years in prison.
A 63-year-old grandmother who stood trial three earlier times in the bathtub drowning of her 4-year-old grandson has been convicted of first-degree murder in her fourth trial.
A 23-year-old southern Michigan woman has been sentenced to three to 15 years in prison in the death of her 5-month-old daughter.
Macomb County prosecutors have altered the charges against a woman whose three previous trials in the drowning death of her 4-year-old grandson ended without resolution.
The law allows schools to implement a program to educate and provide resources for students, staff and parents about the warning signs of sexual abuse.
An autopsy determined that the infant died of “enormous traumatic injuries — blunt force injuries to the head.”
A Flint-area man has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting an infant.
A metro Detroit mother and her male housemate have been charged with manslaughter in the death of the woman’s 1-year-old son from an overdose of a medication used to treat drug addiction.